From sailing in the Pacific Northwest to cruising along European rivers or into icy Norwegian fjords, Carl Pettit has been traveling the planet, learning foreign languages, and living overseas (seven countries so far) since he first left home.
Carl has explored global ports from Jeju Island in South Korea and different islands in Japan to Barcelona and Bergen in Europe, Fort Dauphin in Madagascar, plus many more. He has written destination guides for the Royal Caribbean Group, travel pieces for AFAR, Culture Trip, and Marriott Traveler, as well as articles for a host of other publications.
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